Ben Mendoza Elected Chairman of JEDEC Microelectronics Committee

Milpitas, CA (January 5, 2017) — Ben Mendoza, Vice President and General Manager of Golden Altos Corporation, and newly elected Chairman of the JEDEC JC-13.2 Microelectronic Devices Committee, begins his term at this month’s JEDEC meeting in San Antonio, Texas.

Joining JEDEC in the 1990s, Mr. Mendoza began representing the semiconductor industry and now leads the microelectronic devices section of this Government Liaison committee.In addition to being a member of JEDEC, Mr. Mendoza participates in other industry task groups.  These include Copper Wire (Bonding), Plastic Encapsulated Microcircuits (PEMs) Flow for Space ben-headshotprApplications, and the Mission Assurance Improvement Working Group (Counterfeit).

Arlen Chou, President of Golden Altos Corporation, stated, “We’re extremely honored to have Ben lead this prestigious JEDEC committee. We appreciate Ben’s contributions to our industry.  He has helped direct changes in test methodology which have increased the reliability of not only Golden Altos’ test and assembly services, but practices and standards industry-wide.”

The JC-13.2 Committee provides technical support and recommendations to the United States Government and Space agencies concerning electrical, environmental, and quality and reliability assurance test methods for microelectronic devices.  Members of this subcommittee contribute technical expertise in quality control and reliability engineering, environmental and simulated life testing, and electronic design and wafer fabrication, assembly and testing techniques.

About Golden Altos Corporation

For over 30 years, Golden Altos has delivered high reliability integrated circuit and hybrid assembly services to the semiconductor, military and aerospace communities.  In addition, Golden Altos provides with testing (mechanical, environmental and electrical) which meets MIL-STD-883, MIL-PRF-38535 and JEDEC standards.  Located in Silicon Valley, Golden Altos also offers program management expertise to handle projects every step of the way from wafer acquisition to certified flight-ready parts.


JEDEC is the global leader in developing open standards for the microelectronics industry, with more than 3,000 volunteers representing nearly 300 member companies.  JEDEC brings manufacturers and suppliers together to participate in more than 50 committees and subcommittees, with the mission to create standards to meet the diverse technical and developmental needs of the industry.


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